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HPCC Systems blog contributors are engineers and data scientists who for years have enabled LexisNexis customers to use big data to fulfill critical missions, gain competitive advantage, or unearth new discoveries. Check this blog regularly for insights into how HPCC Systems technology can put big data to work for your own organization.

Arjuna Chala on 01/19/2018
As 2018 begins, it’s time to start looking ahead to next year and the big data trends and innovations that will take center stage. And while 2017 saw significant adoption of big data technology in nearly every industry, big data will have an even more profound impact on society in 2018 thanks to its enabling effects on three emerging technologies.
Arjuna Chala on 02/28/2017

It is not surprising that health insurance providers are looking at smart watches (and the inherent smart data) as a promising technology that would act as an enabler to encourage their customers to lead a healthy lifestyle. For a provider, healthier customers will mean a reduction in the overall cost for healthcare and increasing the profitability of the service providers. Aetna, for example, recently started to offer their customers discounts to Apple watches.